Music Events

2016-17 looks set to be as exciting and action-packed as the previous year. Highlights of events are listed below and the department looks forward to welcoming you all to these occasions.

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Autumn Term 2016

Week Date Day Time Occasion Description Location
SEPTEMBER
1 4 Su 10:30 Service School Service Chapel
2 11 Su 11:00 Service Harvest Service Chapel
3 14 W 08:30 Masterclass Introducing the Harp [SH]: Sally Jenkins Ondaatje Hall
4 19 M 19:00 Concert Inspirations: Blundell's Music Staff and guests Big School
21 W 17:30 Trip The Gloaming Colston Hall, Bristol
25 Su 14:00 Service Devon and Cornwall Police Memorial Day Chapel
19:00 Service School Service Chapel
5 26 M All day Trip The Barber of Seville: Royal Opera Covent Garden, London
29 Th 17:00 Concert SH Tea-time Concert Music Department Foyer
OCTOBER
6 7 F 12:35 Trip Music in the Castle - GCSE Music Powderham Castle
9 Su 19:00 Service Francis House Service Chapel
7 16 Su 10:30 Service School Service Chapel
18:00 Competition House Music Competition Big School
NOVEMBER
10 4 F 17:00 Service Evensong: Chamber Choir Wells Cathedral
6 Su 19:00 Service School Service Chapel
11 9 W 14:00 Rehearsal Blundell’s on TV: technical rehearsal Ondaatje Hall
19:00 Concert Blundell’s on TV Ondaatje Hall
11 F 10:20 Service Armistice Service [Years 7-10] Chapel
13 Su 10:30 Service Remembrance Service Chapel
12 20 S All day Competition Wellington Piano Competition Wellington School
13 21 M All day Masterclass London Chamber Orchestra: masterclasses Chapel & Music Dept.
22 Tu 17:00 Concert SH Tea-time Concert Music Department foyer
25 F 13:00 Concert Lunchtime Concert Big School Foyer
27 Su 15:00 Concert Advent Carol Concert: Chamber Choir Killerton Estate Chapel
19:00 Service Advent Carol Service Chapel
DECEMBER
14 4 Su All-day Rehearsal Into The Woods: technical rehearsal Ondaatje Hall
15 5-6 M-T 19:00-22:00 Rehearsal Into The Woods: dress rehearsal Ondaatje Hall
7-9 W-F 19:30 Musical Into The Woods Ondaatje Hall
All day Examinations ABRSM examinations Music Department
11 Su 19:00 Service SH Carol Service Chapel
16 12 M All day Examinations Trinity examinations Music Department
13 Tu 08:50 Rehearsal Carol Service Rehearsal Chapel
14:00 Service Carol Service Chapel

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Spring Term 2017

JANUARY
1 15 Su 10:30 Service School Service Chapel
3 23 M 13:30 Lecture SH Phoenix Society: The Science of Music Ondaatje Hall
24 Tu 09:00-12:30 Masterclass London Chamber Orchestra: masterclasses Music Department
26 Th All day Exams 11+ / 13+ Music Scholarships Music Department & Chapel
FEBRUARY
4 3 F 21:00 Concert Open Mic Night Ondaatje Hall
5 8 W 19:00 Concert Scholars’ Concert Chapel
9 Th All day Workshop Oxford Choral Workshop: Oxbridge Choral candidates Merton College Oxford
10 F 13:00 Concert Lunchtime Concert Big School Foyer
7 21 Tu 19:00 Concert Organ Recital: staff and pupils Chapel
24 F 14:00-17:30 Masterclass London Chamber Orchestra: masterclasses Music Department
MARCH
8 1 W 08:40 Service Ash Wednesday [Years 7-9] Chapel
19:00 Concert A-Level Music recital concert Chapel
3 F 14:00-17:30 Masterclass London Chamber Orchestra: masterclasses Music Department
5 Su 11:00 Service Confirmation [Choir Rehearse from 10:00] Chapel
9 7 Tu 17:00 Concert SH Teatime concert Music Department Foyer
11 Sa 16:00 Exams Music GCE & GCSE coursework deadline Music Department
10 15 W 14-18:00 Rehearsal Spring Concert technical rehearsal Big School
19:00 Concert Spring Concert featuring the London Chamber Orchestra Big School
16 Th All Day Trip 6th Form Trip: Amadeus National Theatre, London
17 F All Day Competition Finals of the Youth Choral Competition Royal Festival Hall, London
13:00 Concert Lunchtime Concert Big School Foyer
19 Su 19:00 Service Tenebrae [rehearsal at 18:15] Chapel
11 20-22 M-W All day Exams ABRSM Music Examinations Music Department
22 W 9-12:30 Exams A-Level Performance Examination Chapel
All day Exams LCM Music Theatre Examinations [rehearsals – 13th & 17th March] Ondaatje Hall
23 Th All day Exams Trinity Music Examinations [numbers permitting] Music Department
23 Th 19:00 Concert Unplugged Big School
24-28 F-Tu 5 days Tour Choir Tour of Tuscany Florence, Pisa, Lucca: ITALY

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Summer Term 2017

APRIL
1 23 Su 10:30 Service School Service Chapel
2 26 W 19:30 Concert Music Scholars’ Chamber Concert Sidmouth
30 Su 19:00 Service Evensong Chapel
MAY
3 1 M 19:00 Concert Piano Concert Chapel
3 W 17:00 Workshop Albion Quartet – SH Music Scholars Exeter Cathedral
4 Th 8:40 Service Year 7-10 Service Chapel
5 F All Day Concert LCO Final London Concert Cadogan Hall, London
4 12 F 13:00 Concert Lunchtime Concert Big School Foyer
5 19 F 13:40 Workshop GCSE Music Samba Workshop Vaughan Williams
21 Su 10:30 Service School Service Chapel
6 25 Th   Exam Music Technology AS Music Department
26 F All Day Concert School House Music Festival Ondaatje Hall
JUNE
8 7 W All Day Concert LCO Music Junction showcase Birmingham International Conference Centre
  Exam Music Technology A2 Music Department
9 F 13:00 Concert Lunchtime Concert Music Department
  Exam GCSE Music Music Department
11 Su 19:00 Service School Service Chapel
9 13 Tu 17:00 Concert SH Teatime Concert Music Department
17 Sa 10:30 Service OB Day Chapel
10 19 M   Exam A2 Music Music Department
19-21 M-W All Day Exams ABRSM/Trinity examination Hurford
22 Th All Day Exams Trinity examinations Hurford
23 F 19:00 Concert Charity Summer Concert for Tiverton Museum Big School or Ondaatje Hall
25 Su 19:00 Service School Service  
11 30 F 10:30 Service End of Term Service Chapel
JULY
11 1 Sa 14:30 Function Speech Day (Big Band from 13:30) Marquee